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Watch: Steven Gerrard’s Liverpool Youth Side Were On Fire Vs Sevilla

Youthful exuberance is an exciting and precociously unpredictable factor in football. The thrill of a young unknown emerging to take senior football by the scruff of the neck is seldom matched.    When a player does it at your club it’s like winning the lottery, and right now there are several potential winning tickets at Liverpool. The rigours of elite …

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Watch: The Wales Goal That Sends Them Back Into Group D Contention Was A Screamer

CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Wales Ben Woodburn scores the opening goal during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Wales and Austria at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Kevin Barnes - CameraSport via Getty Images)

Liverpool midfielder Ben Woodburn’s 73rd minute goal gave Wales a vital win in their World Cup qualifier against Austria in Cardiff on Saturday evening. In only his first international start, the 17-year-old unleashed a thunderbolt from 25 yards to give Wales a crucial victory as they seek to qualify for their first World Cup since 1958. The youngster had only been …

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Five Potential Liverpool Replacements For Philippe Coutinho

May 21st 2017, Anfield, Liverpool, Merseyside; EPL Premier league football, Liverpool versus Middlesbrough; Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool during the second half (Photo by David Blunsden/Action Plus via Getty Images)

With just two weeks of this summer’s transfer window remaining, Liverpool have thus far held their nerve in the wake of Barcelona’s pursuit of Philippe Coutinho. The Reds at this point have no interest in selling their star asset despite his recent transfer request, and Barca’s bids of £72m and £90m have been flatly rejected as they insist he is …

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Wales Squad To Take On Ireland Features 17 Year-Old Liverpool Star

WIGAN, ENGLAND - JULY 17: Ben Woodburn of Liverpool scores the second goal during a pre-season friendly between Wigan Athletic and Liverpool at JJB Stadium on July 17, 2016 in Wigan, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Liverpool youngster Ben Woodburn has been called up to the Wales international senior squad for their crucial clash with the Republic of Ireland next week. The 17-year-old is an exciting prospect and earned many plaudits after replacing the disappointing Philippe Coutinho at Anfield last weekend as Liverpool ground out a win in the race for Champions League qualification. The teenager …

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How Liverpool’s Youngsters Performed As Reds Enter Fourth Round

PLYMOUTH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 18: Ben Woodburn of Liverpool controls the ball during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round Replay match between Plymouth Argyle and Liverpool at Home Park on January 18, 2017 in Plymouth, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

One of the strongest arguments against Liverpool’s ability to sustain a title challenge this season has been the lack of depth within Jurgen Klopp’s squad. The German’s first eleven is as good as any in the league when in full flow, one or two omissions and the quality drops off dramatically. On Wednesday night in the FA Cup Klopp handed several …

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The Heavily Rotated XI Liverpool Could Put Out Against Plymouth

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - JANUARY 02: Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool looks on prior to the Premier League match between Sunderland and Liverpool at Stadium of Light on January 2, 2017 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Liverpool welcome League Two side Plymouth Argyle to Anfield this weekend, looking to progress to the fourth round of the FA Cup. Manager Jurgen Klopp knows that anything other than a win for his side would be hugely embarrassing for the club so victory will be demanded from whatever side he puts out. Fixture congestion around this time last year …

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How A Much-Changed Liverpool Could Line Up Against Leeds

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool looks on prior to the Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on November 26, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Liverpool welcome Championship side Leeds United to Anfield on Tuesday for their EFL Cup quarter-final. Jürgen Klopp’s side have been in great form in the Premier League, unbeaten since August and just one point behind leaders Chelsea in second. Their lack of European football this season has also meant that Klopp can place greater focus on the cups, including the …

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Three Top Liverpool Prospects Sign New Long-Term Contracts

PASADENA, CA - JULY 27: Kevin Stewart #35 of Liverpool in action against Chelsea during the 2016 International Champions Cup at Rose Bowl on July 27, 2016 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Liverpool have today confirmed that three youngsters have committed their futures to the club by signing new long-term deals. Kevin Stewart, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Ben Woodburn have agreed extensions to their current contracts, with the former two committing themselves to Liverpool for five years, and Woodburn for three (the maximum allowed for a player under 18). Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp expressed …

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